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Name Mr. Ashay Saxena Designation Research Fellow Organization Indian Institute of Management Bangalore Date & Time Thursday,8 September 2016 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM Venue Royal Orchid 47/1, Manipal Center, Dickenson Road, Bangalore Topic Distributed Agile Project Management: A Myth? Synopsis Increasingly, software is being developed following the agile approaches in a distributed setup. Due to the increased globalization and advancement of ICTs, project teams distributed across the globe has become a common place. At the same time, agile approaches have been embraced by organizations in an attempt to uncover 'better ways of delivering software'. Distributed Agile, as the name implies, is a model in which projects are implemented following agile methodology with teams th...
Editor’s Note September 2019

Editor’s Note September 2019

September 2019
Editor's Note Dear Readers, The recent turn of events in the Kashmir valley reminds us of the importance of decision making in resolving any issue. While many hail the decision as long due, there's always the 'other' side to any decision. Without going into details or taking sides, let's look at decision making as a science to understand the process so that the decisions we make in our projects can be the best - not just by coincidence or in hindsight. Decisions must be timely. The longer you delay a decision, the harder it becomes to course correct in case your project risks running off course. Often, decisions are made even without getting every stakeholder involved. Weigh the risk to return possibilities and decide with the information at hand. Many decisions are often delaye...
E & C PM Footprints 10th August 2019

E & C PM Footprints 10th August 2019

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3rd Anniversary of E & C PM Footprints   Topic 1 Name Mr. Nagendra Kumar Mr. K V Rudresh Topic  Insights into Emerging Trends in High Rise Construction technologies   Topic 2 Name Mr. Anees A. Haidary Mr. Srinivas Haritsa Topic Launch of Project "PM Competency Model for Construction Industry"  Invited Speech  Name Lt Col (Retd) L Shri Harsha Topic PUnderstanding Construction Extension to PMBoK   Date Saturday August 10, 2019 Time 9:00 AM to 01:00 PM Venue Pride Hotel  Richmond road, Bangalore, Karnataka Presentation 1 Topic: Insights into Emerging Trends in High Rise Construction technologies   by  Mr. Nagendra Kumar  and  Mr. K ...
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E & C PM Footprints Speaker 1 Name Mr. Arun Murugesh Designation Regional Director Company Saahas Zero Waste Speaker 2 Name Ms. Bhagya Nair Designation AGM-Project Control Company Karle Infra Pvt Ltd Date Saturday September 21st, 2019 Time 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM Venue Royal Orchid Central 47/1 Dickenson Road, Manipal Center Bangalore, Karnataka 560042 India. Presentation 1 Topic: A Circular Economy is inevitable  by  Mr. Arun Murugesh Regional Director Saahas Zero Waste Synopsis: A current linear economy of take-make-waste model is leading to a unsustainable way of living. Thinking ahead into the future, there is an inevitable force that is driving companie...
PM Essence Newsletter

PM Essence Newsletter

August 2019
Editor's Note Dear Readers, The recent turn of events in the Kashmir valley reminds us of the importance of decision making in resolving any issue. While many hail the decision as long due, there's always the 'other' side to any decision. Without going into details or taking sides, let's look at decision making as a science to understand the process so that the decisions we make in our projects can be the best - not just by coincidence or in hindsight. Decisions must be timely. The longer you delay a decision, the harder it becomes to course correct in case your project risks running off course. Often, decisions are made even without getting every stakeholder involved. Weigh the risk to return possibilities and decide with the information at hand. Many decisions are often delay...

Editor’s Note August 2019

August 2019
Editor's Note Dear Readers, The recent turn of events in the Kashmir valley reminds us of the importance of decision making in resolving any issue. While many hail the decision as long due, there's always the 'other' side to any decision. Without going into details or taking sides, let's look at decision making as a science to understand the process so that the decisions we make in our projects can be the best - not just by coincidence or in hindsight. Decisions must be timely. The longer you delay a decision, the harder it becomes to course correct in case your project risks running off course. Often, decisions are made even without getting every stakeholder involved. Weigh the risk to return possibilities and decide with the information at hand. Many decisions are often delaye...
E & C PM Footprints 20th July 2019

E & C PM Footprints 20th July 2019

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E & C PM Footprints   Speaker 1 Name Mr. V Jagadish Kumar Designation Principal Consultant Company L'Avenir Consultancy Pvt Ltd   Speaker 2 Name Mr. Milind Mantravadi Designation Principal Design Company The Design Company   Date Saturday July 20, 2019 Time 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM Venue Royal Orchid Central 47/1 Dickenson Road, Manipal Center Bangalore, Karnataka 560042 India. Presentation 1 Topic: Vertical Transportation - History Till Future Trends  by  Mr. V Jagadish Kumar Principal Consultant L'Avenir Consultancy Pvt Ltd   Synopsis: The presentation would briefly touch upon the History and invention of elevators, how the technology has prog...
Editor’s Note July 2019

Editor’s Note July 2019

July 2019
Editor's Note Dear Readers, It gives me great pleasure to share with you the special edition of PM Essence by PMI Bangalore Chapter providing exclusive coverage of the Project Management Practitioners' Conference – PMPC 2019 along with our regular features.. We hope that by the time you have this edition with you, you have experienced the 2019 PMPC theme of “Architecting Project Management for Embracing Disruptions...” and have noted down your takeaways of how individuals and organizations have embraced disruptions at their workplaces. In our continuous pursuit of excellence, each of us must reflect on the impact of everything that we do. We are seeing one of the hottest years in terms of soaring temperatures all around the world. Water shortage in multiple places across India is
E & C PM Footprints 15th Jun 2019

E & C PM Footprints 15th Jun 2019

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E & C PM Footprints   Speaker 1 Name Mr. Tony Jacob Designation Director & Principal Consultant Company  Constask Management Solutions LLP   Speaker 2 Name Mr. Sundar Chandramouli Designation Vice President Company Bangalore International Airport Limited   Date Saturday Jun 15, 2019 Time 8:00 AM to 11:00 AM Venue Royal Orchid Central 47/1 Dickenson Road, Manipal Center Bangalore, Karnataka 560042 India. Presentation 1 Topic: Execution Excellence by managing the Known- Unknowns of Construction Projects by Mr. Tony Jacob Director & Principal Consultant Constask Management Solutions LLP   Synopsis: We are good in preparing Excellent Schedules & P...
Editor’s Note June 2019

Editor’s Note June 2019

June 2019
Editor's Note Dear Readers, The general elections in India have concluded and the results were announced last month. Prime Minister Modi won a second term by a landslide majority. Most opinion polls got it right this time. What lessons does such a massive win teach the project management community? Projects do not become overnight success stories. There's a lot of planning that goes into each campaign. From selecting the most winnable candidates to creating manifestos that seem realistic and not just populist. PM Modi was the candidate that most voters voted for. So the lessons for any project manager is to identify your strengths and leverage them. The importance of communication is also brought out to the fore. Strong, accurate, and timely communication can make all the differen...